RPC VII.2, — (unassigned; ID 2834)

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number — (unassigned; ID 2834)
Province Mesopotamia
Region Mesopotamia
City Nisibis
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus) ; Tranquillina (Augusta)
Dating AD 243–4
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤΟΚ Κ Μ ΑΝ(Τ) ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟΝ ϹΑΒ(ΙΝΑ) ΤΡΑΝΚ(Υ)Λ(Λ)ΙΝΑΝ ϹƐ(Β)
Obverse design confronted busts of Gordian III, laureate, draped and cuirassed, r., seen from rear, and Tranquillina, diademed and draped bust, l.
Reverse inscription ϹƐΠ ΚΟΛΟ(Ν) ΝƐϹΙΒΙ ΜΗ(Τ)(ΡΟ)
Reverse design draped, veiled and turreted Tyche, seated l., on rock, with ram l. above her, holding ears of corn; below, river god swimming l.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 33 mm
Average weight 22.27 g
Axis 5, 6, 9, 11, 12
Specimens 31
Note On the rev., sometimes ΜΗ in ligature.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
    L: 1840,0921.456 BMC 14
    L: G.2915 BMC 15
    P: AA.GR.5185
    ✸ P: 2153
    P: Chandon de Briailles 1579
    P: 2154
    P: AA.GR.26264
    P: AA.GR.12999
    B: 18275004, Rauch
    B: 18275014, Löbb.
    B: 18275016, Löbb.
    B: 18275010, I-B
    Cop SNG 238
    NY: 1944.100.85822
    NY: 1944.100.73129
    NY: 1944.100.85823
    O: Walker
    O
    V: GR 22902
    Beirut-AUB: C3370
    IMJ: 10415
    C. Rhodes coll.
    CGT coll.
    CNG EA 134, 1 Mar. 2006, lot 281
    CNG EA 321, 26 Feb. 2014, lot 431
    Elsen 120, 15 Mar. 2014, lot 393 = Elsen 107, 11 Dec. 2010, lot 459 = Elsen 103, 12 Dec. 2009, lot 501 = Elsen 99, 28 Mar. 2009, lot 1601 = M&M GmbH 27, 28 May 2008, lot 2288
    Elsen 99, 28 Mar. 2009, lot 1602
    Gorny & Mosch 165, 17 Mar. 2008, lot 1607
    Helios 3, 29 Apr. 2009, lot 773
    M&M GmbH 20, 10 Oct. 2006, lot 972
    Pecunem 27, 4 Jan. 2015, lot 507